Top Porter, TX Federal Criminal Law Lawyers Near You

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    Jackson Lewis P.C.

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Vinson & Elkins L.L.P.

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    FisherBroyles, LLP

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Lightfoot, Franklin & White, L.L.C.

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Trichter & LeGrand, P.C.

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Ketterman, Hedlesten & Amann, PLLC

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Adamo & Adamo

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Doug Murphy Law Firm, P.C.

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Morrow & Sheppard, LLP

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    King & Spalding LLP

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Paul Hastings LLP

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, LLP

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Law Office of James Alston

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    The Law Offices of Jed Silverman

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Hilder & Associates, P.C.

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

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    Littler Mendelson, P.C.

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

  • Haynes and Boone, LLP

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | The Woodlands Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | The Woodlands Office | Serving Porter, TX

  • Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

  • Hochglaube & DeBorde, PC

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

  • Polsinelli PC

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

    Federal Criminal Law Lawyers | Houston Office | Serving Porter, TX

Porter Federal Criminal Law Information

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Find a Porter Federal Criminal Law Attorney in your area

Are You Facing Federal Criminal Charges?

A federal criminal conviction can mean severe fines and federal prison time, depending on the crime in question. If you are being investigated or have been charged with a federal criminal offense, you will want to retain a skilled Porter federal criminal law lawyer.

Different Types of Federal Criminal Law Charges

Federal crimes are any acts considered illegal by a federal law and are prosecuted under federal law, not state law. Breaking any law is not good, but breaking a federal law could lead you to stiffer penalties and incarceration.

A federal criminal law attorney can help you build your defense, no matter that severity of the charge. Federal crimes include tax evasion, bank robbery, counterfeiting, kidnapping and many other crimes.

Top Questions to Ask When Hiring an Attorney

  • How many years have you been practicing law? How long have you practiced law in the local area?
  • How many cases similar to mine have you handled in the past?
  • What is the likely outcome for my case?

In legal practice, experience matters. An experienced attorney will likely have handled issues similar to yours many, many times. Therefore, after listening to your situation, the attorney should have a reasonable idea of the time line for a case like yours and the likely resolution.

Tips on Approaching an Initial Attorney Consultation

  • Use the consultation as a means of gaining a better understanding of your legal situation.
  • Ask the attorney how many cases similar to yours he/she has handled. An attorney’s experience and knowledge can speak to their expertise (or lack of) in addressing your situation.
  • Your attorney should be able to articulate roughly how long a case like yours will take to resolve and what sort of procedures to expect.
  • Determine how comfortable you are working with the lawyer and/or law firm.

How to Find the Right Attorney

  • Determine the area of law that relates to your issue. Attorneys specialize in specific practice areas around legal issues within the broad field of law.
  • Seek out recommendations from friends, family, and colleagues. A successful attorney or practice will typically have many satisfied clients.
  • Set up consultation appointments to get a better understanding of your case as well as gauge your comfort level with different attorneys. Find the attorney who is the right fit for your needs.

Common legal terms explained

Pro se – This Latin term refers to representing yourself in court instead of hiring professional legal counsel. Pro se representation can occur in either criminal or civil cases.

Statute – Refers to a law created by a legislative body. For example, the laws enacted by Congress are statutes.

Subject matter jurisdiction – Requirement that a particular court have authority to hear the claim based on the specific type of issue brought to the court. For example, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court only has subject matter jurisdiction over bankruptcy filings, therefore it does not have the authority to render binding judgment over other types of cases, such as divorce.

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